APhA Quick Quiz: COVID-19 Testing

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There are many different COVID-19 test kits available that have not been FDA approved and several tests that have been granted Emergency Use Authorization. Many of these tests have given false results that have impacted the patients’ health in negative ways. Take this quiz to learn about the importance of COVID-19 testing and the role a pharmacy team can play in ensuring the patient is appropriately tested. 

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, pharmacists will be able to:

  1. Review the various types of COVID-19 tests available and current issues with those tests.
  2. Identify tests that are FDA approved.
  3. Discuss the role pharmacists can play in COVID-19 testing.

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, technicians will be able to:

  1. Review the various types of COVID-19 tests available and current issues with those tests.
  2. Identify tests that are FDA approved.
  3. Discuss the role pharmacy technicians can play in COVID-19 testing.

Activity Type: Knowledge-based
Target Audience: Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians 
Learning Level: 2

Accreditation Information 

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The American Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. The ACPE Universal Activity Number for this activity is 0202-0000-20-329-H01-P/TTo claim 0.5 contact hours of CPE credit (0.05 CEUs) for participating in this online learning activity, 

APhA Quick Quiz: COVID-19 Testing, participants will need to complete all 5 questions provided, answer the evaluation questions, then CLAIM credit. A valid pharmacist.com username and password is required to claim credit. After credit has been claimed, please visit CPE monitor to view CPE transcript.  

Initial release date: October 14, 2020
Expiration date: October 14, 2023 - No credit can be earned after this date

Development

APhA Quick Quiz: COVID-19 Testing is an online continuing education activity for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians developed by the American Pharmacists Association. ©2020 American Pharmacists Association.

Disclosures

Saswat Kabisatpathy, PharmD and APhA’s editorial staff declare no conflicts of interest or financial interests in any product or service mentioned in this activity, including grants, employment, gifts, stock holdings, and honoraria. For a complete list of APhA staff disclosures, please visit the APhA website  www.pharmacist.com/apha-disclosures

Conflicts of interest have been resolved through content review by Helen Sairany, BA, PharmD, MBA, BCACP, Director of Content Development & Partnership at the American Pharmacists Association. 

System Requirements

Computer and internet access are required to complete this activity.  Please visit our website to view the System Requirements.

Credit Information

Activity Number Credit Amount Accreditation Period
ACPE# 0202-0000-20-329-H01-P 0.05 CEUs October 14, 2020 - October 14, 2023
ACPE# 0202-0000-20-329-H01-T 0.05 CEUs October 14, 2020 - October 14, 2023